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8 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Police arrest man who pulled knife during homophobic rant in Capitol Hill

Seattle police arrested a man early Wednesday morning after two people inside a Capitol Hill QFC were threatened with a knife and treated to homophobic remarks, reports say.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

West Seattle Blog

West Seattle community rep sought for Boeing Field's 'Roundtable'

Just noticed while checking the Boeing Field website that its advisory group, the Roundtable , has an opening for a West Seattle representative.

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West Seattle Blog

How can Roxbury change to become safer? Find out July 31st

After a campaign launched by community advocates one year ago , the city promised to make SW Roxbury safer.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

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Protesters lie under ambulance during eviction of war vet

After a brief reprieve from an eviction, the King County Sheriff's Office removed a disabled Vietnam veteran and his family from their West Seattle home, but this time, activists staged what they called an "eviction blockade" and blocked an ambulance outside the home.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

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Development Update July 17: A pair of subdivisions

It was a rather slow week of applications from Ballard to the Department of Planning and Development .

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West Seattle Blog

Pianos in the Parks: West Seattle, White Center parks included

If you weren't already planning to spend part of your summer at city/county parks - a public/private-partnership plan announced today is meant to give you a reason to visit.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Woman assaults employees, drops pants at Broadway Dick's Drive-In

A woman gave Dick's Drive-In staff and customers an eyeful in Capitol Hill Wednesday night after harassing and assaulting people and then dropping her pants, according to Seattle police reports.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

West Seattle Blog

Jailed, West Seattle-residing deputy fired by King County Sheriff

Followup on the story of Darrion Holiwell , the King County Sheriff's Deputy jailed and charged with crimes including promoting prostitution and drug dealing : Sheriff John Urquhart has fired the 49-year-old West Seattle resident, according to this announcement we just received: Holiwell was arrested June 19, 2014 and subsequently charged with ... (more)

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New Dawn Guatemala hosts fundraiser on Wednesday evening

A Seattle-based non-profit will host a fundraiser at Chuck's Hop Shop on Wednesday evening, with the proceeds going to benefit a rural community in Guatemala.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

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Development Update July 3: A pair of land use decisions

It was a relatively slow week of Ballard-related decisions made by Department of Planning and Development .

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

West Seattle Herald

Two fires within an hour flare up in Highland Park

Two fires in the Highland Park neighborhood of West Seattle kept firefighters busy on Wednesday.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

West Seattle Blog

Followup: Bike-corral breakthrough in The Junction

A week and a half ago, we published an open letter decrying the delay in installing the planned West Seattle Junction bike corral.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

West Seattle recycling center cleared after attempt at recycling an explosive

The workers who discovered the explosive, built out of fireworks, called police, who arrived at the Delridge-area recycling center in the 700 block of South Idaho Street, reports say.

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Capitol Hill Times

A look at the Capitol Hill housing market

If you're feeling antsy about the real estate market, you're not alone. Homeowners and first time buyers interested in taking the leap have been pummeled with sometimes-conflicting, always jargon-filled, pseudo information about bubbles and value fluctuations.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Rats captured on video in Seattle grocery storeRats captured on video ...

Rats captured on video in Seattle grocery store A customer posted a video last week of rats running through an aisle at a QFC in Wallingford.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Seattle Times

Armed man robs Lake City strip club

An armed man stole "a large amount of cash" from the Lake City strip club on Friday morning even before it had opened for business, Seattle police said.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

West Seattle Blog

West Seattle 4th of July aftermath: How you can help

Got a little time before dusk? You can make a big impact by heading down to the beach with a bag.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Seattle Weekly

Hobby Lobby Fallout: Religious Leaders Want Exemption From Hiring Gays, Lesbians

As we reported the other day, Hobby Lobby is making big plans to open a huge store in North Seattle .

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

NWCN.com

Seattle students rap about gender wage gap

SEATTLE A group of local high school students used a class project as a microphone for change.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Magnolia Voice

Help Magnolia Moms fill backpacks for homeless kids

Magnolia Moms is a non-profit organization made up of moms in our community who support various homeless shelters in the Seattle area.

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